On Saturday 29 September 2012, Arsenal will host Chelsea at
the Emirates Stadium in a match day six game in the English Premier League.
Not getting carried away
Ahead of the tie, new signing Olivier Giroud is hopeful that Arsenal will stay unbeaten and better still, pick up an win to close in on league leaders Chelsea.
-The start of the season has been very positive - we need to build on that, he said as quoted by Arsenal.com
-I feel the players are serene. We’re not getting carried away, we know it’s just the start of the season and everything goes very quick in football.
-We are still unbeaten and it’s very good. We are not conceding many goals and we score a lot so it’s very good.
-We will face a big team on Saturday, Chelsea, after a very good performance at Man City. It will be interesting to see how the team copes. [We hope to] continue our march forward, stay unbeaten and come back to just a point behind them.
Chelsea currently top the log with 13 points, four better than Arsenal who are currently placed fifth. Both sides are unbeaten in the 2012/13 season.